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Nov 4, 2009 11:48 AM

Japanese Green Tea in SF?

Any ideas for stores that sell high quality sencha or gyokuro tea in San Francisco? I'm looking for loose-leaf tea.

Used to get my tea from White Crane Tea in Japan Center, but they closed, and their website is also shut down.


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        1. re: Philip

          Since White Crane disappeared and my attempts to contact him failed, I am buying tea from a shop in JTown called Asakichi. If you enter the Mall near the cinemas it is on the right side and it says Antiques outside the shop. The owner is a soft-spoken very nice man that has a comprehensive selection of quality loose-leaf tea.

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        1. Puripan also in SF Center has high quality Korean green teas.